Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  Maia Nebula  ·  Merope Nebula  ·  NGC 1432  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star 18Tau  ·  The star Atlas (27Tau)  ·  The star Celaeno (16Tau)  ·  The star Electra (17Tau)  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star Pleione (28Tau)  ·  The star Sterope I (21Tau)  ·  The star Taygeta (19Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
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The Seven Sisters in Taurus, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
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The Seven Sisters in Taurus

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The Seven Sisters in Taurus, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
The Seven Sisters in Taurus
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The Seven Sisters in Taurus

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 10, 2021 ·  Oct. 11, 2021
Frames:
Astronomik L-2 UV-IR Block: 204×90(5h 6′) (gain: 53.00)
Integration:
5h 6′
Avg. Moon age:
5.07 days
Avg. Moon phase:
26.57%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00
Mean SQM:
21.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5182427

RA center: 03h46m11s.5

DEC center: +24°0936

Pixel scale: 1.857 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 353.531 degrees

Field radius: 1.317 degrees

Resolution: 3610x3610

File size: 7.8 MB

Locations: Compass Lake, Alford, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a two panel mosaic. My first mosaic, but Pixinsight made it easy to stitch them together. I had been afraid to try for a long time, but it's really no big deal!

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The Seven Sisters in Taurus, 



    
        

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